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General News of Thursday, 21 May 2020


Coronavirus: 125 persons recover

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At least 125 more persons have recovered from the novel Coronavirus in Ghana, the Ghana Health Service (GHS) has reported.

This marks the total number of recoveries stand at 1,898 as of Wednesday, May 20, 2020.

The death toll, however, is still 31.

According to the Ghana Health Service, 173 new cases of the virus have been confirmed, which makes the total number of confirmed cases stand at 6,269.

The total active Coronavirus cases is now at 4,340.

Eight persons are still in critical condition with the number of tests administered in the region of 187,000.

The top four regions [Greater Accra, Ashanti, Western and Central] have seen an increase in the number of confirmed cases.

The Greater Accra region still leads with 4,582 confirmed cases, followed by the Ashanti region with 921 cases.

The cases in the Western and Central regions have now increased to 170 and 285 respectively.

So far, the Savannah, Ahafo and Bono East regions have not recorded any case of the virus.

Find below the regional breakdown

Greater Accra Region – 4,582

Ashanti Region – 921

Central Region – 285

Western Region – 170

Eastern Region – 106

Western North Region – 57

Volta Region – 41

Northern Region – 31

Oti Region – 26

Upper East Region – 26

Upper West Region – 21

North East Region – 2

Bono Region – 1

Savannah Region – 0

Ahafo Region – 0

Bono East Region – 0